Take a look at this ultra custom installation of a MechoShade for a beautiful estate in Portola Valley. Manual shades are typically not made over 120″ long, but it had to be done here as there was only a 3″ pocket in the frame. Shades this wide are typically are motorized and need about a 6 x6 space, so we needed some innovative thinking the make this project work. [Read more…]
We have all been in the situation where we’re trying to get work done and are annoyed by the glare on our computer screen. Or, we’re trying to relax on a weekend and can’t watch a TV show because of the sun reflecting off of it. Or, on a cold winter day, you may come into your office and that little bit of sun peeking throughout the window is making it uncomfortably hot.
Today’s standard window glazing alone does not adequately protect people inside a building from solar heat gain or glare. Luckily, we have products such as the MechoSystems roller shading systems that really allows you to control how the sun affects your life inside your home or business. MechoShade cloths are woven in densities from blackout to 18% open to preserve your view and allow in natural light while lessening heat gain and reducing harmful UV rays. These high tech shade cloths are available in over 200 weaves, colors and patterns. [Read more…]